Timetable of Events

Timetable

8.30 Judging of best indoor, outdoor, breed society and breeder stands

8.30 Next Generation Shepherd Competition entrants to report to shearing shed (Shed 2)

9.00 Event gates open to visitors

From 9.00 On-going demonstrations throughout the day including crook dressing, sheep dog handling, Beltex lamb carcass dressing, Beltex Live Lamb Dressing, ATV Ride & Try & Dry Stone Walling

9.30 – 16.00 FARM TOURS

9.45 Workshop Area A – What does research prove – Crytalyx, Marquee A

10.00 Seminar 1 – Share Farming and/or Obtaining a Tenancy – George F White

10.00 Sheep Shearing Competition commences

10.30 OPENING CEREMONY and PRESENTATIONS, Main Stage, Shed 1

10.30 Workshop Area B – Cheese making with Sheep’s Milk, Shed 1

10.45 Workshop Area A – The Booth Experience, Marquee A

11.00 Seminar 2 – Sheep exports

11.30 Carcase Dressing with the Beltex Sheep Society, Main Stage, Shed 1

12.00 Workshop Area A – Simple Steps to a Sound Flock – MSD, Marquee A

12.00 Workshop Area B – Practical Guide to Soil Health, Grass Utilisation and Genetics – Joining the Dots to Make Money – Innovis, Shed 1

12.45 Seminar 3 – The Future for Environment land Management Schemes

13.00 Workshop Area A – Taste & Talk – Booth, Marquee A

13.30 Workshop Area B – Cheese making with Sheep’s Milk, Shed 1

14.15 Workshop Area A – What does research prove – Crytalyx, Marquee A

14.30 Seminar 4 – Sheep Health and Welfare – how does it help us?

14.30 Workshop Area B – Practical Guide to Soil Health, Grass Utilisation and Genetics – Joining the Dots to Make Money – Innovis, Shed 1

15.00 Carcase Dressing with the Beltex Sheep Society, Main Stage, Shed 1

15.00 Sheep Shearing Prize Presentation, Shed 2

15.10 Simple Steps to a Sound Flock – MSD, Marquee A

16.00 Next Generation Shephard & Stockjudging Prize Giving, Main Stage, Shed 1

17.00 Event Closes

 

N.B. This timetable is subject to change